A WordPress Theme is a collection of files that work together to produce a graphical interface with an underlying unifying design for a blog.

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How to show single post page as home page

I want to start a funny images website but I have come across a dilemma. I want the website to display 1 post ( not the thumbnail) but the full post on the home page. (the most recent post). Similar ...
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Change hyphen/dash for vertical line in menu [closed]

I have the theme Blaskan installed. I have a child theme installed also, but I cannot seem to change the hyphens/dashes to vertical lines | in my menu for this theme. Any suggestion would be ...
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How to change the format of posts on the hompage?

I want to edit the format of how posts are display only on the homepage of a Wordpress site but I can't seem to find which template it is that is being used. I'm using the Twentytwelve theme as a base ...
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How to add “Template” option in page attributes panel?

I am new in WordPress. In my theme, I do not have "Template" option in 'Page Attributes panel'. I want to add this option. I tried to solve this problem from the following post. But It did not work ...
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A real way to override BuddyPress files in a WordPress plugin

Is there a working (must be) way to override BuddyPress template files in via a WordPress plugin. I know it can be done using a theme, but is it possible to do it with a plugin? I'm really eager to ...
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How to export/import theme customizer settings?

I am wondering if it is possible to export theme customizer settings(theme_mods) to be imported into another install of the same theme. I know that the settings are saved into the database so I am ...
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Single Page Wordpress Theme - Using page templates

Well I am lost, its late and I have been searching google all night. Heres the problem I am running into. I am trying to create a singe page website using wordpress "pages". How I have initially setup ...
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Cherry Framework Categorys not working on custom post type

I am using the Cherry Framework. In a child theme i have added a new custom post type and set it to use the built in category and post-tag taxonomies. I have added this to my theme.ini in my child ...
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Get all the terms and pass them as values for a shortcode parameter?

I'm using a WP theme which has the food_menu custom post type set up and the food_menu_categories* as its taxonomy. I'm not a developer, so I apologize if I use wrong terms regarding php/wp/ ...
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theme & plugin customisation

I need to modify a theme quite a bit. I think it goes further than just templating. I need to add extra fields to a form and obviously then have the info captured by the system and be retrievable etc. ...
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How can I change the prev / next buttons text to Dutch?

If you look to this page everything is alright except the previous and next buttons text are in English. Does anyone know how I can make them display in Dutch? I already tried to change them but no ...
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Changing Multisite themes on mass

I want to start a new theme for my Multsite install instead of simply modifying the current theme. The problem is I have a lot of sites running on Multsite so it would be a little painful to change ...
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Theme Splash Image within the “Appearance -> Themes” control panel [duplicate]

I have created a theme, and its all working fine. Within the WordPress control panel under "Appearance -> Themes", you can see the available themes (Twenty Fourteen, Twenty Thirteen etc etc) and ...
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Deleting Widgets in sidebar in Panthea theme

How can I delete the side widgets in WP Panthea theme. I have Search, Archives, Categories and Blog roll. I am used to HTML but am lost in Php. Thanks.
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Override Constants in Child theme

I have a parent theme that declare these constant in function.php: define("THEME_DIR", get_template_directory()); define("THEME_DIR_URI", get_template_directory_uri()); define("THEME_NAME", ...
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Creating themes using the one Plugin (Toolkit)

I'll try my best to explain what I'm trying to achieve. I haven't been developing with Wordpress for a while and I've hit a bit of a wall. I'm looking to get into making Premium Wordpress Themes. ...
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Wordpress PHP Conflicting User Sessions

I'm using the following function to programmatically login users via the frontend: function auto_login() { $username = $_POST['user']; if ( !is_user_logged_in() ) { $user = ...
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How to change the language for the front-end only?

I have installed a wordpress theme, i can see the .mo and .po /public_html/wp-content/themes/themename/lang, the language I want to use is available. Could you please advise on how to use a specific ...
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uploading problem of wordpress theme

I have found a free theme for wordpress. But the problem is , when I try to upload it in my wordpress site, the site says that style.css is not found. But in the zip file it is available. Where is ...
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Two Navigation Menus in Themes Produce the same menus?

Alright so I've got two navigation menus that I've registered with my theme: <?php if ( function_exists('register_sidebar') ) register_sidebar(); add_theme_support( 'menus' ); if ( ...
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Shortcodes Not Working on Custom Theme

I am editing my mate's site which is a custom theme that his agency must have created: http://www.meddingshughes.com/ I'm using real3d flipbook to (try) display some important portfolio content. ...
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How to access page list themes

I am modifying a WP theme. How do I access the list of WP pages? (As in what functions do I use?)
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WP load posts by ajax, count and update every time

I have used Ajax load more plugin to load my posts. I also need to display the total post count and update it after every time post load and append to the list. Can anyone give me any idea about ...
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How to add oEmbed support to my theme?

oEmbed does not seem to work on my theme. I simply see the bare URL. I haven't been able to find instructions on how to implement it. Thanks.
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How to set thumbnail image for a (child) theme

I've created a basic child image for twentytwelve, and it works as expected. The only issue is that it does not have a thumbnail image in the themes page: How do I set a thumbnail image for my ...
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Website Opened at http:// but after updation website crashed

My website which earlier opened at http://yeshuvandana.com after my client notified me that it didn't opened at the previous address , So I went to change the WordPress address and Site address in the ...
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Add a Submenu from Another Submenu in a Custom Theme

Good day everyone! I would like some help from you since I'm just a beginner in WordPress. I would like to add a submenu under another submenu like this: International China Independent Group ...
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Change Theme Location for Multiste's single Blog

I want to change the directory, where the theme is located for only one Blog in the Multiste. the other ones shall keep as they are. I found a snippet which does that for uploads: ...
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Adding a Template to the Page Attributes Panel for both Posts and Pages?

I would like to keep my main theme as the active theme, but allow users to select a slightly different layout via the "Page/Post Attributes" panel. Ideally, I'd like to store this layout under my main ...
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Removing categories, Comments etc from posts?

im wondering if there is a way to completely remove this feature from my website as i have no need to categorise any of my posts - i plan to post projects in pages from my left sidebar with a static ...
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Lost for direction on how to continue building a theme

I'm a complete beginner to WordPress. I decided to start building a theme. I've got the very basics down (header, sidebar, content, footer) but I just cannot find any direction on where to look for ...
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Incorrect search results in search.php – issue triggered by using `define('BodyID', 'search'); the_post();` in search.php

I have a problem where the page title is not picked up in search results. I've narrowed the problem down to the following line of search.php in my custom theme. define('BodyID', 'search'); ...
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Save/retrieve form data best practises for theme development

I'm building a theme and I have a custom page template with a <form> which is for the vistors to fill in and submit. I'm processing the data with help from hooks and this is all separated from ...
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Wordpress Site access from other machines on same network

I developed a Wordpress website on my local computer using 'Wamp' server. I'm now trying to put it on a local server at our work so that others can look at it / access it from their work stations. We ...
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post_prev & post_next within same category

In my single blog view, I only want to show the Prior and Next buttons within the same category the current post is in. I thought I could just change these two lines thus (set first term to true). ...
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Add transparency to wordpress color picker?

Question: How could you add a few transparency options (none, semi-transparent and solid) to the chosen color in the wp color picker? I'm working on a set of theme options. I am using the wp color ...
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Don't load the theme for a page FROM a plugin EDITED

I'm developing a pseudo admin area for my client and they don't want the theme overlaid on it, rather have their admin area take up 100% of the page. Normally I would add if (!is_page($id)) and be ...
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Craft theme content links are stripped [duplicate]

I'm working with Craft theme and I have a link on in my post. The Link works fine in the post but not on the home page where it is showcased. I was thinking I put it in the post incorrectly at first. ...
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Revamping a Wordpress mirror site - and I don't know where to start!

I have taken on a job at a language school in Spain that has asked me to revamp their website for them. From what I know, the previous designer has done a runner with the details of everything but ...
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Create search form in menu as in Twenty Fourteen theme

I would like to replicate the search form in Twenty Fourteen's menu. I have tried to hide and show the search button with jQuery. My Problem is that the button is not sliding from left to right and ...
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How should I include a contact form in a premium theme? [duplicate]

So I am researching into creating a premium wordpress theme however am wondering on the best way on going about creating a contact template, in terms of using a plugin for the contact form or create ...
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Adding a blog details item to an IF statement

I need to add the blog ID to an IF statement within a theme. I have the following code which works fine as is: <?php global $blog_id; $current_blog_details = get_blog_details( array( 'blog_id' ...
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Permalink remain the same on each page

I have displayed the post title within the anchor tag after which I've set the permalink. The permalink, however, is not working with the same title that came from the post. It's like getting the ...
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What, specifically, should be included in theme_name_setup()?

I’ve “inherited” the development of an old theme that I’m now bringing up to speed for WP 3.9. The theme code comes with a functions.php that has a function theme_name_setup() that hooks into ...
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Meta description ellipsis [duplicate]

I have a function that puts a meta description in my theme's <head>. It works well but I have a small issue. It just cuts off words in the description once it reaches the 160 character limit. I ...
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Changing admin Textarea to integrated WP editor

I'm currently working on a theme for my page that utilizes wordpress's built-in gallery system to make a slideshow with php/jquery. (Post->create new post->add media-> create gallery) Since by ...
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Passing array in add_option()

I have to create a option page in my custom theme wordpress. here is is a sample of code <?php function bguru_register_settings(){ $default_options=array( ...
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Passing array in add_option() in WordPress custom theme

I have to create a option page in my custom theme wordpress. here is is a sample of code <?php function bguru_register_settings(){ $default_options=array( ...
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Trouble creating custom sanitization function when uploading video files

I'm trying to create a Theme Customizer control in Wordpress that will allow the user to upload an MP4 and WEBM video, and in doing so I need to create a sanitization option to verify the file type. ...
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Include category name in page template

The theme I am using inserts and styles the page title using this code. I would like to display the category name depending on whatever it is for that category. I have tried a number of methods but ...